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Mesolite-Natrolite on Calcite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Mesolite-Natrolite on Calcite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Mesolite-Natrolite on Calcite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Mesolite-Natrolite on Calcite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Mesolite-Natrolite on Calcite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 77822
Mineral:Mesolite-Natrolite on Calcite
Locality:Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Small cavity filled with lustrous transparent colorless acicular crystals of mesolite-natrolite. Both species mesolite (Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 8H2O) and natrolite (Na2Al2Si3O10 2H2O) occur at this quarry and testing is required to distinguish them. Collected in 1997
Overall Size:6x5.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:2-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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